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On this episode of Art Beat, we visit with a new cast member of Great River Shakespeare Festival in Winona MN. This individual recently graduated f...

  • Added: Jul 07, 2015
  • Length: 22:01
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In the summer of 1970, when she was 21, Patrice Gaines spent several weeks in jail facing charges for possession of heroin. She was a drug abuser s...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jul 07, 2015
  • Length: 11:48
  • Purchases: 1
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Jen Anderson and Jane Mitchell discuss how they met and discovered a passion for changing America's approach to criminal justice, leading to their ...

  • Added: Jul 07, 2015
  • Length: 49:33
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Johnny Full-Time is joined for conversation and music by multiple Blues Music Award winner and BB King Entertainer of the Year, Janiva Magness.

Bought by KPVL and WJSU


  • Added: Jul 07, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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How do you turn a family weekend into a disaster?

Bought by KUOW, KALW, KCHW, Spokane Public Radio, KWMR and more


  • Added: Jul 06, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
This week, Matt The Cat loads the "Juke In The Back" with a musical history of the old African folktale about The Signifying Monkey. We'll trace th...

Bought by WRNC-LP, KSRQ, and WOUB


  • Added: Jul 05, 2015
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 3
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Winner of the 2013 Whiting Award for non-fiction, author Clifford Thompson reads from his memoir, Twin of Blackness. Just one sample of our daily c...

  • Added: Jul 04, 2015
  • Length: 01:40
Caption: Curtis Mayfield
We'll hear a demo from Curtis Mayfield, a very soulful Simon & Garfunkel cover from Billy Paul, and Native American rock 'n' soul from Redbone, plu...

Bought by WJAB and KMXT


  • Added: Jul 02, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Bo Diddley
We'll travel to South Africa with Gil Scott-Heron, to Kenya with the Electrostats, and ride on with Bo Diddley. Add a smokin' tune about Muhammad A...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio and KMXT


  • Added: Jul 02, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Chef Kevin Mitchell at the Nat Fuller Feast of 2015, Credit: Photo by Jonathan Boncek
Charleston, South Carolina has become the center of discussions about race and violence in America these past few weeks. But a dinner party held in...

Bought by WABE


  • Added: Jul 02, 2015
  • Length: 28:18
  • Purchases: 1
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This week's summary of under-reported news followed by these interviews: U.S. Deployment of Heavy Military Equipment to the Baltics and Eastern Eur...

  • Added: Jul 01, 2015
  • Length: 29:01
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Each song title in this week's playlist salutes a different state! We also snuck in the Star Spangled Banner.

Bought by WSGE and WJSU


  • Added: Jul 01, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Ericka Naegle (L) and Walter Naegle (R)
Walter Naegle tells his niece, Ericka, about the unconventional decision that he and his partner, Bayard Rustin, made to protect their union.

Bought by WTJU


  • Added: Jul 01, 2015
  • Length: 02:33
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Mario Loiseau (L) and Mabou Loiseau (R)
Mario Loiseau talks with his 9-year-old daughter, Mabou, about why he works so hard to provide for her education.

  • Added: Jul 01, 2015
  • Length: 01:48
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Marshall Gilkes leading Germany's famed WDR Big Band, and the latest from The Rebirth Brass Band

Bought by KSRQ, WMHT, KUOW, KKRN, KRCB-FM "Radio 91" and more


  • Added: Jul 01, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 10
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We asked a number of different stakeholders for their top ideas about improving the relationship between citizens and their law enforcement officer...

  • Added: Jul 01, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
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William Hosea and Doris Sims welcome Cornelius Wright and Beverly Calender-Anderson.

  • Added: Jun 29, 2015
  • Length: 58:30
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The Poet Laureate of Belfast Maine is trying to make a difference in his community -- one poem at a time.

  • Added: Jun 29, 2015
  • Length: 06:01
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
What’s more American than celebrating America’s birthday with some good ol’ red, white and Rhythm & Blues about THE Fourth of July staple: food? Di...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, 90.5 WSNC, WLPR, WHRV, WRNC-LP and more


  • Added: Jun 28, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Join the team onThe Pine as they visit with Ted Ginn, Executive Director of the Ginn Academy.

  • Added: Jun 27, 2015
  • Length: 18:12
Caption: B.B. King's very first LP, which contained all four of his number one R&B hit records.
Join us as we celebrate the life and music of B.B. King, by counting down the biggest hits of his career. Spanning the course of four decades, we’v...

  • Added: Jun 27, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:59
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Gwen Moten remembers her childhood best friend, Denise McNair, who was killed in the 1963 bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, ...

Bought by WTJU


  • Added: Jun 26, 2015
  • Length: 01:41
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Paradise Sky
Joe R. Lansdale is the author of more than three dozen novels, including The Thicket, Edge of Dark Water, The Bottoms, and A Fine Dark Line. He has...

  • Added: Jun 26, 2015
  • Length: 15:19
Caption: BB King
Host Jason Wilber talks with professor Andy Hollinden of the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music about the late blues guitarist extraordinair...

  • Added: Jun 26, 2015
  • Length: 01:00:00
Caption: Gil Scott-Heron
We'll hear notable covers from Gil Scott-Heron, Roland Kirk, and The John Wagner Coalition, plus funny business from Joe Tex and roof-raising, rauc...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio, WJAB, and KMXT


  • Added: Jun 25, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 3